Oral history interview with Joseph T. Fraser

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.fraser70
Creators:
Fraser, Joseph T., Jr., 1898-1989
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1970 Aug. 24
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
2 Sound tape reels
Sound recording
5 in.
86 Pages
Transcript
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An interview of Joseph T. Fraser conducted 1970 Aug. 24, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Fraser discusses his life and his career as director of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Joseph T. Fraser (1898-1989) was a former director of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Philadelphia, Pa.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
This interview is part of the Archives' Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.

Keywords
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Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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